A range of three sad bad religion news stories in the Times today, linking the major religions with sins of sex, violence and intolerance.
(1) Catholic priests are accused again of sexual abuse of children
In Philadelphia, New Cases Loom in Priest Scandal By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE
Dozens of priests accused of sexual abuse remain in their parishes, weeks after a report criticizing the Archdiocese.
(2) A Muslim imam is accused of preaching violence.
Radical Cleric Still Speaks on YouTube By SCOTT SHANE
The videos of Anwar al-Awlaki, the man some have called the Osama bin Laden of the Internet, still appear despite an effort by YouTube to remove them.
(3) A Protestant minister Rob Bell is accused of heresy because he is too liberal on who goes to heaven.
Pastor Stirs Wrath With Views on Old Questions